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January 17, 2018
Tribune file photo

The front gate of the Prairie Correctional Facility in Appleton is shown in this undated file photo. A newly released architectural assessment provides costs for the state to purchase, upgrade and staff the facility, or to lease it. The privately owned prison has not held inmates since February 2010.
$196.5 million over 15 years: State gets price tag for buying, upgrading Appleton prison
January 17, 2018 - 6:35pm
April 8, 2017
Minnesota Highway 23 north of Willmar is shown in this file photo. There are still gaps in the four-lane from Willmar to Interstate 94, and proposals this year to not address them. (Tribune file photo by Ron Adams)
Southwest MN transportation group says proposals fall short
April 8, 2017 - 6:05am
January 20, 2017
State Representative Chris Swedzinski, R-District 16A, makes a point Friday during a town hall meeting co-hosted with State Senator Gary Dahms, R-District 16, in Granite Falls.
District 16 legislators hopeful for bonding, transportation
January 20, 2017 - 10:17pm
October 3, 2016
State House candidate arrested in domestic assault case, records say
October 3, 2016 - 11:55pm
March 1, 2016
Expect a lot of talk but little action on MNsure in upcoming session
March 1, 2016 - 8:11pm
April 2, 2014
State Rep. Carly Melin of Hibbing tells a House committee Wednesday about her bill to help women achieve equal pay with men. Minnesota House of Representatives photo
Bill to close gender pay gap advances in state Legislature
April 2, 2014 - 11:26pm
February 21, 2013
Hundreds of Minnesotans lined up the morning of Thursday for a Minnesota Senate hearing about a variety of gun-related bills. Before the hearing started, Republican sponsors of three of the bills pulled them from consideration in the Democrat-controlled Senate. Senators planned two Thursday hearings and one this afternoon. Forum News Service photo by Danielle Killey
Mental health concerns considered at gun debate
February 21, 2013 - 11:07pm